This course is aimed at non-clinical staff, including receptionists, medical secretaries, practice managers, working within the healthcare environment who may be called upon to act as a formal chaperone, encouraging them to explore their roles and responsibilities when asked to chaperone patients.

Aimed at:

  • Practice Managers
  • HCAs
  • Receptionists
  • Administration Staff

Course content:

  • Examining what is meant by the term chaperone
  • Understanding the need for a chaperone
  • Demonstration of and exploring what an “intimate examination” is
  • Awareness of the rights of the patient
  • Understanding the role and responsibility of a chaperone
  • Identifying the mechanism for raising concern
  • Policies and procedures
  • Documentation

Learning materials:

All delegates will be emailed a certificate of attendance will receive a chaperone training workbook with competency assessment framework.

Teas and Coffees will be provided. The group will be socially distanced and ask to wear face masks.

Please note that your name and email address will be passed to the supplier, so that they can send you joining instructions and any feedback surveys.